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250 Days ’til 40: Carbon Footprint Week Conclusion – Our Part

As I conclude this week, I want to give a special thank you to http://craftythriftydecoratingwifemom.wordpress.com/ for joining me on this week-long challenge to look at the carbon footprint we are all leaving on this world.  It was such a joy reading your posts this week!  I learned from you and you inspired me! Read the rest of this entry »

 

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252 Days ’til 40: Carbon Footprint Week, Day 5 (World = Trash Can?)

My family and I like to explore… unfortunately, we often do so in an eco-damaging way (driving in our car instead of walking or cycling or scootering)……..  yet, as I cause my own damage to the environment, I am also judging others….. yes, many Christians would point out to me that I have no business pointing out the speck in someone else’s eye when there is a log in my own…. yet it seems I am doing just that with this post. Read the rest of this entry »

 

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254 Days ’til 40: Carbon Footprint Week, Day 3

I must confess that on day three of Carbon Footprint Week I continue to learn how completely un-eco-friendly my family is.  Wow, we really waste A LOT.  We also are not as health conscious as I wanted to believe we were……. check out how we did today….. not great: Read the rest of this entry »

 

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255 Days ’til 40: Carbon Footprint Week, Day 2

On day two of my one week quest to document the carbon footprint my family is making, I must admit that I am embarrassed – we made more of an impact today than yesterday……… Read the rest of this entry »

 

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256 Days ’til 40: Carbon Footprint Week, Day 1

This week I am taking some time to assess the reality of the carbon footprint my family is leaving on our environment.  I am curious to see what a week in our household does to our landfills.  Mind you, it may not result in any behavior change, but I think it is important to be open to being aware. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on June 10, 2012 in Diet, Inspiration

 

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267 Days ’til 40: What is Your Carbon Footprint???

Lately I have found myself pondering the realities of the carbon footprint my own family is leaving on the world.  It is unbelievable what a consumer culture we live in today (thanks for the reminder, Spider42 and for the push that motivated me to write on this topic (I have been thinking about it for a while). Read the rest of this entry »

 

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